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HAWKE'S BAY - NAPIER
(NEW ZEALAND)
Web links :
ART DECO IN IRELAND Web links :
CHRIST THE KING CHURCH

1928

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Author : F. Barry Bryne in collaboration with J.R. Boyd Barrett

Address : Turners' Cross, Cork, Ireland
(just off the junction of Evergreen Road, Curragh Road and South Douglas Road)

Visits : yes (from 8:00 to 20:00 daily)

Style : Art Deco / Secession

Web links :

IMPERIAL HOTEL TOKYO

1916-20

Author : F. L. Wright

Address : 1-1, Uchisaiwai-cho 1-chome, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-8558, Japan (directions)

Style : FLW Art Deco - Arts & crafts

Comment : One of the few building which survived the 1923 earthquake. Destroyed in 1968, but some facades have been saved and re-built at the Meiji-Mura Museum (near Inuyama City, Aichi Prefecture, near Nagoya). A few items have also been reincorporated in the current (new) Imperial Hotel.

Web links :

MYONICHIKAN JIYU GAKUEN SCHOOL

1921-26

Author : F. L. Wright

Address : Tokyo, Japan

Style : FLW Art Deco - Arts & crafts

Web links :

YAMAMURA HOUSE
(currently Yodogawa Steel Company Guest House)

1918-23

Author : F. L. Wright

Address : Hyogo, Japan

Style : FLW Art Deco - Arts & Crafts

Web link : Comments (in Japanese) + pictures

PALACE OF PRINCE ASAKA YASUHIKO
(currently
TEIEN MUSEUM)

1932

Author : H. Rapin and Lalique (decoration)

Address : Tokyo, Japan

Style : Art Deco

Visits : yes

Web links :

HELSINKI RAILWAY STATION

1906-14

Author : Saarinen

Address : Helsinki, Finland

Style : Art Deco

Visits : yes

Web links :

GRUNDTVIG CHURCH

1922

Author : P.V. Jensen Klint

Address : Pĺ Bjerget 14 B -- 2400 Křbenhavn NV (Copenhagen, Denmark) -- Tel. 35 81 54 42 -- Fax 35 82 54 52 -- E-mail gr.kirke@post.tele.dk

Style : Art Deco

Web links :

VILLA RUGGERI

1902

Author : Brega

Address : Pesaro, Italy

Style : Art Nouveau

Web links :

VILLA ORTIZ BASUALDO
(currently Castagnino Museum)

1909 / 1915

Authors : Dubois & Pater, Serrurier-Bovy

Address : Av. Colón 1189, 7600 Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina (Tel. 54-223-86-1636 - Tel/fax. 54-223-51-9461)

Style : Art Nouveau (Serrurier-Bovy's furniture & decoration)

Visits : yes

Web links :

RYABUSHINSKY HOUSE
cur
rently GORKI MUSEUM

1902-04

Author : F. Shekhtel

Address : Moscow, Russia

Style : Art Nouveau

Visits : yes

Web link : Comments + picture

RIGA Web links :
HUNGARIAN FINE ARTS MUSEUM
(Iparmüveszeti Muzeum)

1881-96

Author : Odön Lechner

Address : Ulloi ut 33-37, Budapest (underground : Ferenc körut)

Style : Art Nouveau (with oriental influences)

Visits : yes (from 1 Jan. to 12 March : 10.00-16.00 ; from 13 March to 12 Dec. : 10.00-18.00 ; from 14 to 31 Dec. : 10.00-16.00 ; closed on Mondays)

Comment : Museum and school of fine arts

Web links :

HOTEL GELLERT
GELLERT BATHS

1918

*

Address : Szent Gellert ter 1, Budapest (Buda side, opposite Szabadság Bridge) (Telephone : 361 385 2200)

Style : Pre-secession

Visits : The baths may be visited (special ticket) ; they can be accessed via a separate entrance on the right façade.

Web links :

  • Websites describing the hotel (with some pictures) : 1 - 2 - 4
  • Pictures : (1) - (2) - (3) - (4) - (5) - (6) - (7)
CIFRA PALACE (CIFRAPALOTA)

1903

Author : Géza Márkus

Style : Art Nouveau / Jugendstil

Address :  Széchenyi tér, Kecskemét, Budapest, Hungary

Web links : Pictures : (1) - (2) - (3)

GRESHAM PALACE

**

1904-06

Author : Zsigmond Quittner + numerous craftsmen

Address : Roosevelt Tér, Budapest, Hungary (next to the Chain Bridge)

Style : Secession

Comments : Former office of the British Gresham Life Assurance Company, currently being renovated and converted into an hotel (opening foreseen in 2002).

Web links :

BUDAPEST CALVINIST CHURCH

**

1911-13

Author : Aladar Arkay

Address : Varosligeti Fasor, Budapest (close to the municipal park -- "Varosliget" -- see allso the zoo located next to this park)

Style : Secession

Visits : at mass time

Web links :

POSTA TAKAREKPENZTAR
(former Post Office Savings Bank )

**

Address : V. Hold utca 4, Budapest, Hungary

Style : Hungarian Art Nouveau

Web links :

MUSIC ACADEMY FRANZ LISZT

**

1907

Address : Liszt Ferenc tér 8, Budapest, Hungary

Style : Pre-Art Nouveau / Secession

Visits : No, but it is possible to enter discretely in the (impressive) entrance hall.

Web links :

VILLA JEANNERET

("Maison blanche")

1913

Author : Le Corbusier

Address : 12, Chemin de Pouillerel, La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland

Visits : no

Web links : Official website

VILLA SCHWOB

("Villa turque")

1916

Author : Le Corbusier

Address : 167, Rue du Doubs, La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland

Visits : free of chareg but by appointment only (tel. 032/912 31 31)

Web links :

TRONDHEIM FINE ARTS MUSEUM

1907-08

Address : Nordenfjeldske Kunstindustrimuseum, Trondheim, Norway

Style : Art Nouveau

Visits : yes

Comment : Several rooms are dedicated to Van de Velde, Morris and French Art Nouveau.

HOTEL LA MAMOUNIA

1923

Address : Avenue Bab - Jdid 40 000 - Marrakech - Morocco - Tel. : (212) (0) 4 44.44.09 ; Fax : (212) (0) 4 44.49.40

Style : moorish Art Deco

Web links :

URBANC BUILDING (currently CENTROMERKUR DEPARTMENT STORE)

1902-04

** (inside)

Author : F. Sigmundt

Address : Trubarjeva Cesta 1, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Style : Art Nouveau (inside)

Web links : Pictures : (1) - (2) - (3) - (4) - (5)

INDORE PALACE

1931

Author : E. Muthesius

Style : Art Deco

Address : Indore, India

Comments : former home of the maharajah Bahadur ; converted into government offices since the death of the maharajah in 1956

Web links : Comments + pictures

  Address : Morvi, India (65 km north of Rajkot, Gujarat)

Style : Art Deco

Comments : India's first Art Deco palace ; see also "Oasis House" in nearby Wankaner

Web links :

JHIRA BAGH PALACE Address : Dhar, India

Style : Art Deco

Visits : yes for the guests (currently a heritage hotel)

Web links : Hotel website

UMAID BHAWAN PALACE

1929-43

Author : H. Lanchester

Address : Jodhpur, India

Style : Art Deco

Comment : commissioned by Maharaja Umaid Singh ; now a hotel

Web links :

Web links

Unesco : World heritage

Art Nouveau in Helsinki

Art Nouveau in Helsinki (Art Nouveau network)

Art Nouveau in Budapest (Art Nouveau network)

The Art Nouveau centre of Norway (Alesund)

Art Nouveau in Hungary

Jugendstil in Budapest (in German)

Art Nouveau in Budapest (in Italian)

Art Nouveau in Budapest

Idem (pictures)

1900 architecture in Budapest : 1 - 2

Secession in Ljubljana

Liberty style in Milan - in Torino

General index

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11/6/2006